Picture quiz!

mystery pic

This fine looking gentleman came to Edinburgh from Italy around 1900 and set up a much-loved family business which endures to this day. Can you guess who it is?

(If you can’t you’ll find the answer on Capital Collections).

There’s more Italian-Scots history on the Italo Scottish Research Cluster Archive – the first site of its kind in the UK.

The archive feature letters, films and personal objects from one of the country’s largest immigrant communities, as well as some bellissime photographs.


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